Massacre at Mountain Meadows : an American tragedy /

Massacre at Mountain Meadows offers the most thoroughly researched account of the massacre ever written. Drawn from documents previously not available to scholars and a careful re-reading of traditional sources, this gripping narrative offers fascinating new insight into why Mormons settlers in isol...

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Main Author: Walker, Ronald W. 1939-2016.
Other Authors: Turley, Richard E., Jr., 1956-, Leonard, Glen M., 1938-
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2008.
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Summary:Massacre at Mountain Meadows offers the most thoroughly researched account of the massacre ever written. Drawn from documents previously not available to scholars and a careful re-reading of traditional sources, this gripping narrative offers fascinating new insight into why Mormons settlers in isolated southern Utah deceived an emigrant party with a promise of safety and then killed the adults and all but seventeen of the youngest children.
Item Description:Map on lining papers.
Physical Description:1 online resource (xvi, 430 pages) : illustrations, map, portraits
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-408) and index.
ISBN:9780199721993
0199721998
9780199830978
0199830975
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9786611515041
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